Exploring new wines is best done with friends and family. For those of you who may feel a little low on confidence to host a true wine tasting party --the kind where you talk about the wine in depth, rather than just knocking back the glasses --here are a few tried and true tips. It's easier than you think.
Once upon a time the Bloody Mary was a simple drink – vodka, lemon and tomato juice, and possibly the hot sauce of your choice. That was somewhere between the late 20s and 30s, when the drink was first mixed. But, much like life in modern times, things have gotten a whole lot more complicated since then.